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2021-03-19 Short Communication


Patterns of drugs and alcohol abuse among youth

Tamar Ruth Orowitz*


The study attempted to answer several questions: Does the cultural and social background of immigrant youth from the Former Soviet Union (FSU) affect their use of addictive substances? Do these youth show distinctive patterns of drug and alcohol abuse? Do the addictive substa…

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2021-02-18 Review Article


Drug treatment and rehabilitation in China: Theoretical rationales and current situations

Gloria Yuxuan Gu* and Hua Zhong

Global drug use has reached epidemic levels, with approximately 269 million drug users worldwide [1]. Problematic drug use may lead to serious physical, social, and mental health problems.

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2021-02-15 Research Article


Estimation of cotinine level among the tobacco users and nonusers: A cross-sectional study among the Indian population

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2021-01-29 Short Communication


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2020-12-30 Mini Review


Estimation of the level of alcohol consumption in Russia: A literature review

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Background: the level of alcohol consumption per capita is an important indicator of the alcohol-related problems. However, it is difficult to estimate the real level of alcohol consumption, since part of the consumption comes from illegal sources.

Aim: an overview …

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2020-02-20 Research Article


Sexual addiction, self-esteem and personality dimensions

Badii Amamou*, Cyrine Missaoui, Amjed Ben Haouala, Ahmad Mhalla, Ferid Zaafrane and Lotfi Gaha


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2020-02-11 Research Article


Assessment of physicians’ knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding smoking cessation management in the Gaza Strip

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Background: Despite its negative effects, approximately 23% of Palestinians (≥ 18 years) smoke cigarettes. Studies have shown physicians to be an important channel for smoking cessation intervention. This investigation examines physicians’ smoking-re…

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2019-06-27 Research Article


A forensic treatment-monitoring study of an adult with attentiondefi cit disorder with hyperactivity and substance use disorder

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Background: The patient in this study experienced a childhood marked by conflicts within the family, physical abuse, frequent changes of school settings, truancy, and unspecified learning disabilities. After leaving school at age 17, she was chronically depre…

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2018-10-24 Research Article


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Background: Alcoholism is a widespread problem in Kenya and is associated with severe impacts on health and quality of life of the individual. Physical activity is an affordable and sustainable adjunct treatment option for recuperating alcoholics; however its…

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2018-08-21 Review Article


Cyberbullying: A narrative review

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